Experience from a National Quality Assurance System on Radiopharmaceuticals

  • Knud Kristensen


Safety, efficacy and uniformity are as important for radiopharmaceuticals as for other drugs. This was recognized in Denmark in the sixties and a national system established during the years 1970–74. Table one gives some statistical information as background information for a description of this national quality assurance system. The development in nuclear medicine in-vivo procedures is given in Figure one.


Good Manufacture Practice Nuclear Medicine Department External Contamination Defect Report Hospital Preparation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Knud Kristensen
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  1. 1.The Isotope-PharmacyNational Board of HealthCopenhagen (Brønshøj)Denmark

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